COMPOSER

Hans Pfitzner

1869 - 1949

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Hans Erich Pfitzner (5 May 1869 – 22 May 1949) was a German composer and self-described anti-modernist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Pfitzner has received more than 133,806 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Hans Pfitzner is the 447th most popular composer (down from 404th in 2019), the 564th most popular biography from Russia (down from 499th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Russian Composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Hans Pfitzner ranks 447 out of 1,228Before him are Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari, Erwin Schulhoff, Grażyna Bacewicz, Wojciech Kilar, Johann Georg Pisendel, and Johannes Ciconia. After him are Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Johann Ludwig Bach, Józef Elsner, Franz Schreker, and Franz Doppler.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1869, Hans Pfitzner ranks 51Before him are Élie Cartan, Tony Garnier, Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans, Richard Abegg, Liane de Pougy, and Vasily Bartold. After him are Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich of Russia, Alfred Flatow, Hans Poelzig, Stanisław Wyspiański, Yevno Azef, and Hjalmar Söderberg. Among people deceased in 1949, Hans Pfitzner ranks 45Before him are Leonard Bloomfield, Prince Harald of Denmark, Béla Balázs, Ellery Harding Clark, Aino Aalto, and Yoshijirō Umezu. After him are Henry McMahon, Jacques Copeau, Maurice Blondel, Joaquín Turina, Walter Buch, and Vítězslav Novák.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Hans Pfitzner ranks 564 out of 2,688Before him are Vasily Bartold (1869), Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743), Boris Pugo (1937), Pyotr Rumyantsev (1725), Maria Miloslavskaya (1624), and Vladislav Volkov (1935). After him are Helena of Moscow (1476), Alexander Sokurov (1951), Lilya Brik (1891), Walter Weiß (1890), Praskovia Saltykova (1664), and Yuri II of Vladimir (1188).

Among COMPOSERS In Russia

Among composers born in Russia, Hans Pfitzner ranks 23Before him are Sergei Taneyev (1856), Anatoly Lyadov (1855), Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859), Rodion Shchedrin (1932), Alexander Dargomyzhsky (1813), and Nikolai Medtner (1879). After him are Vasily Kalinnikov (1866), Gennady Rozhdestvensky (1931), Georgy Sviridov (1915), Boris Asafyev (1884), Sergei Lyapunov (1859), and Edison Denisov (1929).